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Cambodia / Offensive #228413

CBS Evening News for Monday, Apr 09, 1973
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(Studio) Govt. forces in Cambodia regain control Highway 4, 1 of main supply roads to Phnom Penh. Ships carry supplies via Mekong River.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Phnom Penh, Cambodia) 5 ships, escorted by American planes and gunboats, bring supplies into capital. Little of cargo useful for people of Phnom Penh.
REPORTER: Ed Bradley

(Mekong River) Other ships en route to capital turn back at border between Cambodia and South Vietnam. Qnnst. forces destroy 1 freighter and frighten off rest.
REPORTER: Richard Wagner

(Studio) Communists in Cambodia violating agreement made with Henry Kissinger in Paris, France.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(State Department) Kissinger had secret understanding with North Vietnam re: cease-fires in Laos and Cambodia. Cease-fires were to go into effect 2 wks. after South Vietnam truce signed. Officials angry at lack of peace in Indochina.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

Bradley, Ed;
Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Marvin;
Wagner, Richard

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